Battery Park City Community Field Day

Rockefeller Park New York, NY

Learn to Double-Dutch, check out an illusionary street art project, dance to some tunes, and engage in classic field games like potato sack races, relays, and tug-of-war. Don't miss the imaginative face-painters, giant yard games and bubbles. Spin the BPC …

Young Artists Workshop: Poetry Experiences

Rockefeller Park New York, NY

Presented by Battery Park City Parks. Storyteller Julie Pasqual will perform a dramatic poetry reading, followed by a workshop in which audience participants will bring poetry to life through story, movement and artistic experience. Free event!

Outdoor Movie Night: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Rockefeller Park New York, NY

Join the BPCA for this intergalactic movie night under the stars in a galaxy not too far away. Screening to be preceded by an exciting and special demonstration. Don't forget a blanket and treats -- and May the 4th be …

Silent Summer Dance Party

Rockefeller Park New York, NY

Get out in the sun and dance!  Join us for our Silent Summer Dance Party with the help of QuietEvents.  Put your headphones on and the sounds of the party pulse to life as you groove to your choice of …

New York Classical Theatre: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Rockefeller Park New York, NY

Celebrate Shakespeare's 400th anniversary in a romantic setting by the Hudson River with this interactive troupe's stirring rendition of A Midsummer Night's Dream.  Bring a picnic dinner to enjoy before the show.  All ages are welcome!  Presented by BPC Parks …

Our Parks

Rockefeller Park New York, NY

Collage is one of the most accessible forms for young children since it involves skills they are starting to master: tearing, cutting, and gluing.  Children ages 2-5 and parents/caregivers help celebrate our neighboring river and parks with big, group collage …

Our River

Rockefeller Park New York, NY

Collage is one of the most accessible forms for young children since it involves skills they are starting to master: tearing, cutting, and gluing.  Children ages 2-5 and parents/caregivers help celebrate our neighboring river and parks with big, group collage …

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Art + Games

Rockefeller Park New York, NY

School-age children are invited to participate in creative art activities at Rockefeller Park; with an opportunity to run and play as well. Projects include painting, collage, clay, group art projects, and more. Often the participants are offered recycled materials such …

Free
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Drop in Chess

Rockefeller Park New York, NY

Drop in to play the popular strategy game and get pointers and advice from an expert under the trees in Nelson A. Rockefeller Park. An experienced and enthusiastic chess instructor leads lessons for young people ages 5-15. Players of all …

Free

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Play at the Park House

Rockefeller Park New York, NY

Drop by the Rockefeller Park House and have fun playing in the park! Adults and children can borrow toys and play equipment to use free of charge. Smaller kids can let their imaginations go wild with the play kitchen and …

Free